Simple instructions on how to fix the “Bash Software Bug” (Shellshock Bash Vulnerability) and the biggest threat since “Heartbleed”, using open-source command-line package-management utility YUM (yellowdog updater). Below instructions will work on CentOS & Red Hat. Other Linux systems such as Scientific Linux, Yellow Dog Linux, Oracle Linux and those using the RPM Package Manager currently do not have the patch available (at the time of this article – 24.Sept.2014) but that should be coming soon. In any case instructions posted below will work for these other Linux distros as soon as the patch is available.
If your Chrome browser can play some YouTube videos with sound, but others do not work, issue is most likely related to Audio channel speaker settings of your sound-card. This is how you can fix the issue. [Read more…]
Following is a guide on properly changing a kernel of your DigitalOcean.com droplet. [Read more…]
This evening I needed to downgrade a droplet hosted with digitalocean.com, as I no longer needed all the space resources. So, thinking it’ll be a pretty straight forward affair (re-sizing the drive from the VM console) I headed over to DigitalOcean.com website. Boy was I mistaken… what followed is my experience with DigitalOcean.com. [Read more…]
Following video will show you how to export and backup outlook emails in MSG format! Then compress exported emails using password protected WINRAR for later upload to online storage such as Google Drive, OneDrive or Dropbox. [Read more…]
Following procedure will walk you through process of rooting your LG G3 into an un-tethered jailbreak for LG G3 android phones. Once done, you’ll gain a full administrator access to LG G3 and will be able to run apps that require root. [Read more…]
Following short article describes how to add a new virtual device with Google Apps (Google Play store) support into Genymotion. [Read more…]
Following are the steps to install Apache Tomcat and add it into Eclipse Kepler or Luna: [Read more…]
‘WindowBuilder encountered unexpected internal error’ is an issue encountered by many in Eclipse Kepler using GWT SDK 2.6.0. [Read more…]
For the purposes of this article, I’ll be referring to most powerful non-distributed computers in the world. Rank is based on a Rmax value (score measured using the LINPACK benchmark suite). Measurements are in petaflops (quadrillions of floating point operations per second). Following list is a current rank as of November/December 2013.
I guess you’re here because you’ve updated to 4.3 and lost the root access to your HTC One. This is simple to fix, just follow below instructions. [Read more…]
This post explains how to run a custom command or script at system startup on Centos 6.x system. [Read more…]
Monitoring of bandwidth usage in Linux over SSH can be quite simple. [Read more…]
These are step by step instructions on how to install VirtualBox 4.2 under Ubuntu. [Read more…]